Cerebral Palsy Fact Sheet
UCP’s fact sheet, including statistics, risk factors and effects.
CDC Disability and Health Data System
DHDS allows you to browse for data about disability, psychological distress, and disability-associated health care expenditures. Data can be viewed in interactive maps and in data tables that can be customized or downloaded.
The Compendium is an annual publication of statistics on people with disabilities and government programs that serve the population with disabilities. Contains national and state level data.
National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs
The National Survey of Children with Special Health Care Needs (CSHCN) provides information about CSHCN in all 50 States and the District of Columbia.
Catalyst Center Chartbook on Coverage and Financing for Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs
Data on carefully selected indicators of health coverage and health care financing for CYSHCN in every state plus DC and Puerto Rico
Other Helpful Resources
Directory of Clinical Trials
ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world. ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial’s purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.
World Report on Disability
Produced jointly by WHO and the World Bank, the Report suggests that more than a billion people in the world today experience disability. The report provides the best available evidence about what works to overcome barriers to health care, rehabilitation, education, employment, and support services, and to create the environments which will enable people with disabilities to flourish.